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China is well known for its delicate silk threads and has decoratively embroidered textiles for thousands of years. Discovered by the outside world during the Han dynasty, Chinese embroidery and textiles became famous and were traded among the Greeks, Somalis, Romans, Persians, Indians, and Armenians for their beauty and lightweight quality. They were also sought after because they had a tendency to keep a person warm in the winter but cool in the summer.

The production of Chinese silk textiles was once one of the best kept trade secrets. Rearing silkworms to make silk requires care from the egg stage of a silkworm’s life until its cocoon stage. Once the worm reaches cocoon stage, the cocoon must be steamed or baked so that the pupa inside will die, and then dipped into hot water to... Read more Read more

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Antique Chinese 19th Century Golden Dragon Textile

February 14, 2016, 12:00 PM EST
Lakeland, FL, USA

$500 (starting bid)

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Framed Chinese Silk Dragon Festival Embroidery

February 16, 2016, 9:00 AM CST
Fort Worth, TX, USA

$10 (starting bid)

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Antique / Vintage Chinese Framed Textile

February 14, 2016, 12:00 PM EST
Lakeland, FL, USA

$100 (starting bid)

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Chinese Xiang Silk Embroidery

February 16, 2016, 9:00 AM CST
Fort Worth, TX, USA

$100 (starting bid)

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Chinese Silk Embroidery Panel

February 27, 2016, 11:00 AM EST
Norwood, MA, USA

$3,000 (starting bid)

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Pair of Wall Hangings, Embroidery with Imperial Dragons, 20th C

February 25, 2016, 6:00 AM CET
Berlin, Germany

€85 (starting bid)

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Set of 6 Different Embroidered Silk Purses, China, 19th/20th C

February 25, 2016, 6:00 AM CET
Berlin, Germany

€85 (starting bid)

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Chinese 19th Century Rank Badge

February 14, 2016, 12:00 PM EST
Lakeland, FL, USA

$200 (starting bid)

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17th/18th C Chinese Silk Dragon Embroidered Border

February 28, 2016, 7:00 AM PST
New York, NY, USA

$600 (starting bid)

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Pair Antique Chinese Silk Embroideries

February 21, 2016, 11:00 AM PST
Beverly Hills, CA, USA

$200 (starting bid)

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Antique Chinese Silk Embroidery

February 21, 2016, 11:00 AM PST
Beverly Hills, CA, USA

$175 (starting bid)

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An Oriental thangka depicting Quan Yin surrounded by flowers and deities, 35

February 17, 2016, 10:00 AM GMT
Dorking, United Kingdom

£20 (starting bid)

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Chinese Silk Embroidery

February 14, 2016, 12:00 PM EST
Lakeland, FL, USA

$50 (starting bid)

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Chinese Framed Embroidery, Immortal

February 20, 2016, 9:30 AM PST
Oakland, CA, USA

$200 (starting bid)

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Chinese Framed Embroideries

February 20, 2016, 9:30 AM PST
Oakland, CA, USA

$150 (starting bid)

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Large Antique Chinese Embroidery

February 14, 2016, 12:00 PM EST
Lakeland, FL, USA

$100 (starting bid)

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Antique Chinese Embroidery Panel

February 14, 2016, 12:00 PM EST
Lakeland, FL, USA

$100 (starting bid)

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Chinese embroidery on silk

February 20, 2016, 12:00 PM EST
Kinzers, PA, USA

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Antique Chinese Embroidery

February 28, 2016, 10:00 AM EST
Queens, NY, USA

$300 (1 bid)

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Antique Chinese Embroidery

February 28, 2016, 10:00 AM EST
Queens, NY, USA

$200 (starting bid)

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Antique Pair of Chinese Embroidery

February 28, 2016, 10:00 AM EST
Queens, NY, USA

$300 (starting bid)

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Antique Chinese Embroidery

February 28, 2016, 10:00 AM EST
Queens, NY, USA

$400 (starting bid)

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Antique Chinese Embroidery Cloth

February 28, 2016, 10:00 AM EST
Queens, NY, USA

$100 (starting bid)

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Antique chinese Embroidery Textile

February 28, 2016, 10:00 AM EST
Queens, NY, USA

$200 (starting bid)

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 Antique Pair of Chinese Embroideries

February 28, 2016, 10:00 AM EST
Queens, NY, USA

$400 (starting bid)

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 Antique Pair of Chinese Silk

February 28, 2016, 10:00 AM EST
Queens, NY, USA

$400 (1 bid)

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Antique Chinese Lady Skirts

February 28, 2016, 10:00 AM EST
Queens, NY, USA

$50 (starting bid)

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 Antique Chinese Embroidery

February 28, 2016, 10:00 AM EST
Queens, NY, USA

$800 (1 bid)

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 Antique Chinese Embroidery

February 28, 2016, 10:00 AM EST
Queens, NY, USA

$400 (starting bid)

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14 sewn and embroidered chinese costume grinds,bands and Sleeve parts, Silk

March 8, 2016, 5:00 PM CET
Vienna, Austria

€200 (starting bid)

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A Tibetan Thangka, late 19th or 20th century, the image 74cm by 52cm

February 23, 2016, 10:00 AM GMT
Newbury, United Kingdom

£100 (starting bid)

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Chinese Blue and White Jar with Cover

February 27, 2016, 11:00 AM EST
Norwood, MA, USA

$1,000 (starting bid)

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A Chinese Massive Embroidery Mao Zedong

February 20, 2016, 11:00 AM PST
El Monte, CA, USA

$200 (starting bid)

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Chinese Embroidery Valance

February 19, 2016, 10:00 AM EST
Norwood, MA, USA

$200 (1 bid)

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 Arte Cinese Five fabrics emboidered with people or animals China/Vietnam, 19th - 20th century

February 17, 2016, 9:30 AM CET
Brescia , Italy

€120 (starting bid)

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 Arte Cinese Four Chinese fabrics China, Qing dynasty, 18th - 19th century

February 17, 2016, 9:30 AM CET
Brescia , Italy

€120 (starting bid)

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 Arte Cinese Five Chinese silk fabrics China, Qing dynasty, 19th century

February 17, 2016, 9:30 AM CET
Brescia , Italy

€180 (starting bid)

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A long length of Chinese yellow silk , possibly a Katag offering shawl for...

February 23, 2016, 10:00 AM GMT
Newbury, United Kingdom

£500 (starting bid)

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Chinese Embroidery Panel

February 27, 2016, 11:00 AM EST
Norwood, MA, USA

$400 (starting bid)

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Chinese Embroidery Art

February 27, 2016, 11:00 AM EST
Norwood, MA, USA

$450 (starting bid)

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Chinese Dragon Embroidery

February 27, 2016, 11:00 AM EST
Norwood, MA, USA

$400 (starting bid)

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Framed Silk art

February 14, 2016, 12:00 PM EST
Lakeland, FL, USA

$50 (starting bid)

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18th C Chinese Imperial Silk Brocade 5-Claw Dragon

February 28, 2016, 7:00 AM PST
New York, NY, USA

$400 (starting bid)

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Early 20thC Chinese/American Friendship Silk Shawl

February 28, 2016, 7:00 AM PST
New York, NY, USA

$250 (starting bid)

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7 Antique Qing Dynasty Chinese Silk Embroideries

February 28, 2016, 7:00 AM PST
New York, NY, USA

$200 (starting bid)

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Chinese Embroidery Art

February 27, 2016, 11:00 AM EST
Norwood, MA, USA

$450 (starting bid)

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Chinese Tibetan Tangka

February 27, 2016, 11:00 AM EST
Norwood, MA, USA

$200 (starting bid)

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Chinese Tibetan Tangka

February 27, 2016, 11:00 AM EST
Norwood, MA, USA

$200 (starting bid)

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Chinese Tibetan Tangka

February 27, 2016, 11:00 AM EST
Norwood, MA, USA

$200 (starting bid)

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Chinese Tibetan Tangka

February 27, 2016, 11:00 AM EST
Norwood, MA, USA

$200 (starting bid)

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Tibetan Thangka Painting

February 27, 2016, 11:00 AM EST
Norwood, MA, USA

$200 (starting bid)

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REPUBLIC PERIOD EMBROIDERY PAINTING FOUR SEASONS

February 27, 2016, 9:00 AM EST
Brooklyn, NY, USA

$500 (starting bid)

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QING DYNASTY EMBROIDERY FIGURE OF GUANGDI

February 27, 2016, 9:00 AM EST
Brooklyn, NY, USA

$1,200 (starting bid)

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PAIR FRAMED CHINESE FABRICS

February 25, 2016, 1:00 PM PST
Los Angeles, CA, USA

$500 (starting bid)

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FRAMED CHINESE FABRIC

February 25, 2016, 1:00 PM PST
Los Angeles, CA, USA

$250 (starting bid)

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FRAMED CHINESE FABRIC

February 25, 2016, 1:00 PM PST
Los Angeles, CA, USA

$300 (starting bid)

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Chinese embroidered silk cloud collar

February 20, 2016, 11:00 AM EST
Atlanta, GA, USA

$100 (starting bid)

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